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Best Holiday Attractions in Memphis, Tennessee

Best Holiday Attractions in Memphis, Tennessee

The holiday season isn’t exactly typical in Memphis. Winters are mild, meaning most residents won’t see a White Christmas. However, some of the best holiday attractions in the area can put you in a state of Christmas cheer anyway, so check these out. Christmas at the Peabody Hotel The historic Peabody Hotel is beautiful as it is, but during the holidays it turns into a stunning array of lights and festivities. Check out the Peabody Gingerbread Village, or tune in…

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Labor Day Activities in Memphis

Labor Day Activities in Memphis

It’s no secret that Memphis, Tennessee is home to dozens of popular attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Attractions range from a cultural history to a legend’s personal home. Here are several incredible Labor Day activities in Memphis. Beale Street – There are few places that provide a greater look at history and culture than Beale Street. Boasting attractions like the headquarters of Civil War General Ulysses Grant to the birthplace of rock ‘n roll, Beale Street has…

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Celebrating the King Holiday: Remembering MLK Jr.

Celebrating the King Holiday: Remembering MLK Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is right around the corner. On January 18th, we celebrate one of the most important men in American history. Known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s and 1960s, Dr. King Jr. helped revolutionize the way we deal with race in this country. The King Holiday is often considered a “teach-in,” a day in which to learn and remember. Individuals should strive to remember the deeds of Dr. King, but also…

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Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Holiday decorations may be one of the most festive and celebrated traditions of the year, but they can also be dangerous. Fireplaces, broken lights, and pesky pets can all cause problems. Avoid a decoration disaster this year by following these holiday decoration safety tips: Keep natural trees far away from heat sources (especially the fire place!), or opt for an artificial, fire-resistant tree. Be sure that none of your old lights have fringed wires before you reuse them. When climbing…

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